Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||recursive definition - (mathematics) a definition of a function from which values of the function can be calculated in a finite number of steps|
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
definition - a concise explanation of the meaning of a word or phrase or symbol